Posted by
Don (Spokane, United States) on 21 September 2009 in Landscape & Rural.

I liked the peaceful scene of ducks, a rowboat, and the sun sinking in the west. A scanned medium format negative.

Irene from France

What beautiful scene ! Marvelous and romantic light

21 Sep 2009 5:30am

Hassan from Tehran, Iran

look at those duckies! great

21 Sep 2009 5:30am

yz from Budapest, Hungary

love how the 3 ducks balance for the dark trees

21 Sep 2009 6:05am

alireza from tehran, Iran

wooooooooooooow what a beautiful & emotinal b&w photo.
I love the birds around

21 Sep 2009 6:19am

k@ from Paris, France

Oh that delicious photo ! I stay silent... and I admire....
And i thank you, sincerly ~ 

21 Sep 2009 9:37am

Roman from Thunder Bay, Canada

Oh, what a wonderful scenery ! Now, that's a shot worth hanging on the wall.


21 Sep 2009 12:08pm

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

One of the best b&w shots I've seen today Don.

21 Sep 2009 12:22pm

Rosso from Luserna s.Giovanni (To), Italy

Beautiful backlighting in B & W beautiful shot

21 Sep 2009 1:19pm

Gina from Portugal

A very romantic shot! I like the ducks around.

21 Sep 2009 1:38pm

bekkah from Pennsylvania, United States

a beautiful b&w...very peaceful indeed :)

21 Sep 2009 2:50pm

Barbara Kile from United States

I love the B&W and lovely scene!

21 Sep 2009 2:56pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

This is simply wonderful. It's perfect.

21 Sep 2009 3:23pm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

Marvelous monochrome.

21 Sep 2009 3:43pm

MARIANA from Waterloo, Canada


Love this BW , with gorgeous silhouettes :))

21 Sep 2009 3:53pm

Bill Laing from Corvallis, OR, United States

I like how the birds in the foreground give depth to the image.

21 Sep 2009 4:03pm

sherri from Little Rock, Arkansas, United States

A stunning image. So tranquil.

21 Sep 2009 4:09pm

Scott from San Antonio, United States

Serene... you captured the boat at just the right time.
A few more strokes and it would have been lost in the shadow.
Love the Layers ;
from the ducks position
to the boat
the outcrop of land
far shore and horizon
and finally the setting sun...

beautiful compoosition Don.

21 Sep 2009 4:39pm

Christel from Köln, Germany

Good evening, Don,
a very romantic image. Even in black and white, it looks very nice. Dear greetings Christel

21 Sep 2009 5:22pm

Sriram from Chennai, India

amazing tones and great image in black and white!!

21 Sep 2009 6:04pm

PD from Overland Park, Kansas, United States

Very very nice!!

21 Sep 2009 7:35pm

pernilla from Andonno, Italy

Very beautiful composition. Wonderful use of light.

21 Sep 2009 8:50pm

Nicolas Beaumont - Photographer from Paris, France

Excellent tones, I like the shining reflection and this small boat...

21 Sep 2009 9:25pm

Tim from Bordeaux, France

my last comment was erased i think...
so as i said before :) :
i really love this picture, i think i like everything in that one, especially the background (can't we see a city far, far away??). it's really peaceful & gorgeous :)

21 Sep 2009 10:21pm

Bill Brown from California, United States

Outstanding B&W capture!

21 Sep 2009 10:43pm

One from Açores, Portugal

What beautiful night composition ! I love this scenery, well done !

22 Sep 2009 4:58am

Standley from Carquefou, France

Just fabulous Don. I like the peaceful feeling!

22 Sep 2009 7:52am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

Just beautiful Don So tranquil and the boat is perfectly placed

22 Sep 2009 9:14pm

Candace from Phoenix, AZ, United States

That's a classic!

23 Sep 2009 9:55pm

Joanne from United States

Gorgeous silhouette!

24 Sep 2009 1:17pm

grant from kansas city, United States

this shot could be 100 years old. i love it.

28 Sep 2009 2:40pm